Frustrated Newspapers Are Dealing With the Fallout From Surprising Endorsements of Presidential Candidates

It’s a whole new ballgame, folks. This election has reached a new level of bizarre that newspapers, and online journalists alike, have had to adapt to this new, slightly more hostile environment.

“This election in general, and Donald Trump’s behavior specifically, has tested a lot of the rules of how journalists cover campaigns,” said Kyle Pope, the editor and publisher of the Columbia Journalism Review, “because he’s tested the rules for how a president should behave.”

Historically, newspapers wait until one or two weeks prior to a general election to announce who their editorial board is supporting.

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